What happens if I match 2 numbers on Powerball?

How many numbers do you need to win anything in Powerball?

The Powerball jackpot is won by matching five white balls, in any order, plus the one red Powerball number. You can win seven additional ways by matching fewer numbers (see Prizes & Odds chart for details).

Does 2 numbers pay on Powerball?

If you match two numbers, you’ll win $4, but ONLY if one of those numbers is the red Powerball. Here are more details on how to win the Powerball drawing. If you match two white Powerball numbers, then unfortunately you won’t walk away with any money, according to Powerball’s rules.

What is double play Powerball?

Double Play® is a new add-on feature to the Powerball® game that gives players in select jurisdictions another chance to match their Powerball numbers in a separate drawing with a top cash prize of $10 million. Players can add the Double Play feature to their Powerball ticket for an additional $1 per play.

What do you win if you match 3 Powerball numbers?

The prize structure of Powerball below can help you calculate the odds of winning the lottery:

Numbers Matched Prize Odds of Winning
3 $7 1 in 579.76
2 + Powerball $7 1 in 701.33
1 + Powerball $4 1 in 91.98
Powerball only $4 1 in 38.32
IT IS SURPRISING:  What is the probability that at least one 3 turns up when three dice are rolled?

How much do you win with 2 numbers and the Mega Ball?

2 numbers plus the Mega Ball – $10.

What if you get 1 number on Mega Millions?

There are multiple ways to win the Mega Millions drawing. But unfortunately, if you only matched one white number, then you haven’t won anything tonight. If you matched one yellow ball (which is the last number drawn), then you’ll win $2. You can put that money into buying one more Mega Millions ticket!

What division is 2 numbers and Powerball?

Powerball divisions

Division 1 7 numbers + the Powerball
Division 6 4 numbers + the Powerball
Division 7 5 numbers
Division 8 3 numbers + the Powerball
Division 9 2 numbers + the Powerball

How do Powerball payouts work?

Lottery winners can collect their prize as an annuity or as a lump-sum. Often referred to as a “lottery annuity,” the annuity option provides annual payments over time. … Powerball and Mega Millions offer winners a single lump sum or 30 annuity payments over 29 years.